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3183
Practical Joker, The
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On a routine mission surveying type-4 asteroids, the Enterprise is attacked by a trio of Romulan warships. The Romulans claim that the Federation ship has passed into their space. To avoid the...

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Beta Lyrae
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One of the most beautiful vistas in the known galaxy, the Beta Lyrae system contains a panoply of giant red and yellow stars, a blue dwarf star, and blue gas clouds. The region is also home to a...

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Kzin
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The home planet of the sentient feline species known as the Kzinti (or the Kzin). The Kzinti have initiated wars against Earth four times during the middle and late twenty-first centuries, but...

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Kzinti
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Also known as Kzin, the Kzinti are a race of sentient feline carnivores native to the planet Kzin. Kzinti are highly sexually dimorphic, at least in terms of intelligence; only the males are...

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Slaver Empire
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A galactic power that held sway over virtually all sentient life in the Milky Way Galaxy approximately one billion years ago, the Slaver Empire and its subject races were wiped out in a colossal...

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Slaver Weapon, The
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Aboard the Shuttlecraft Copernicus, Commander Spock and Lieutenants Sulu and Uhura are en route to Starbase 25, to which they are to deliver an exceedingly rare technological device: a stasis box...

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Tribble
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Origin: unspecified. A small animal characteristically soft, furry, and pleasing to most humanoids (with the exception of Klingons). Tribbles give off a soft purring sound that is...

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Arcadian star system
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A star system visited in 2269 (stardate 4978.5) by the U.S.S. Enterprise. It contains the planet Motherlode, where Harry Mudd is attempting to con the workers at a heavy metal mining colony.

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Ilyra VI
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A charming planet with an innocent and friendly populace, Ilyra VI was visited between 2267 and 2269 by Harcourt Fenton Mudd. The conman sold them the fake deed to Starfleet Space Academy before...

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Motherlode
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A world in the Arcadian star system whose main industry is heavy metal mining. One of the cities there has multiple low buildings, as well as a handful of multi-story spires. The miners there are...

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Mudd's Passion
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The Enterprise has come to the Arcadian star system to locate an "old friend," Harcourt "Harry" Fenton Mudd. Their mission is to corral Mudd for fraud, illegal drug manufacturing, and swindling....

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Omega Cygni
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A planet once visited by conman Harcourt Fenton Mudd, who made a handsome profit selling the natives their own oceans.

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Ophiacus VI
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Another planet visited by huckster Harry Mudd, on which he conned two miners out of a year's supply of dilithium crystals with fake Federation vouchers.

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Rigelian Hypnoid
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A six-legged creature with purple fur, a long tail, and yellow eyes and claws. About the size of a medium-size dog, the Rigelian hypnoid can project simple illusions, and speak. In 2269 (stardate...

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Rock Creature
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A giant monster seemingly made of brown stone, the "rock creature" is encountered on an uncharted planet by Captain Kirk, Mr. Spock, Nurse Chapel, and conman Harcourt Fenton Mudd in 2269 (stardate...

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Rock creature planet
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A Class-M planet orbiting a binary sun, the planet of the rock creatures is uncharted. The U.S.S. Enterprise visits the world in 2269. From space, the planet's atmosphere is a dirty yellow color....

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Sirius IX
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On the planet Sirius IX, between 2267 and 2269, huckster Harcourt Fenton Mudd sold a thousand inhabitants a love potion that he "discovered" there. Those ingesting is became immediately ill due to...

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Ursinoid
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A race of bipedal creatures, ursinoids have brown skins, and resemble a cross between an ape, and a bear, with a dog-like snout. Both male and female ursinoids work as heavy metal miners on the...

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Cait
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Cait is a planet in the Lynx constellation, the homeworld of Lt. M'Ress. There is only one other planet in the system, and it is uninhabited. The atmosphere, mass and gravity of Cait are all near...

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Cerberus
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A Federation colony world, where Dr. Leonard H. McCoy's daughter, Joanna McCoy attended school. In 2259 the planet suffered a catastrophic crop failure that would have resulted in the deaths of...

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Rator III
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A planet that lies in the Romulan Neutral Zone, a region of space that both the United Federation of Planets and the Romulan Star Empire are forbidden by treaty to enter. When the Vendorian...

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Survivor, The
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While patrolling near the Romulan Neutral Zone, the Enterprise discovers a small, badly damaged ship and beams aboard its lone survivor, who appears to be Carter Winston, a wealthy space trader...

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Vendor
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The home planet of a species of intelligent shape-shifters. Because of fears of infiltration by Vendorian spies, the United Federation of Planets enforced a strict quarantine on this world in...

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Vendorians
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A race of sentient shape-shifters native to the planet Vendor. In their natural form, Vendorians look rather like floating orange lamps adorned with six trailing tentacles. Because of their...

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Elysia
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A centuries-old graveyard of space vessels located in the extradimensional region of space known as the Delta Triangle. Time essentially stands still in Elysia. Representatives of countless...

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Sargasso Sea of space
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The parallel dimension of Elysia, located within the mysterious region of space known as the Delta Triangle, was sometimes compared to Earth's Sargasso Sea, which became home to countless...

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Time Trap, The
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While exploring the Delta Triangle, a mysterious region of space where large numbers of starships have disappeared over the past couple of centuries, the Enterprise encounters a Klingon warship,...

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Albatross
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As the Enterprise completes its mission to deliver medical supplies to Dramia, a surprising event occurs; the Dramians give Captain Kirk an arrest warrant for Dr. McCoy. According to them, 19...

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Dramia, Dramia II
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The two Dramian planets exist in the remote Draman star system, out of reach of standard Federation communication. Dramia appears maroon from orbit, and Dramia II red, and both their atmospheres...

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Dramians
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Native to the remote planets of Dramia and Dramia II , the Dramians are tall creatures who have a vaguely humanoid appearance, with yellowish skin, bulbous fish-like heads with large craniums, and...

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Glommer
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A predator that feeds on tribbles, a glommer is larger than the average hand, and has a reddish four-legged body. Each leg has two joints, and the foot pads have four toes. The glommer also has...

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More Tribbles, More Troubles
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As it escorts two robot grain ships to Sherman's Planet, a world ravaged by crop failures and famine, the Enterprise breaks course to track a Klingon battle cruiser that is pursuing a one-man...

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Alondra
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One of the three known planets of the Pallas XIV system, the uninhabited planet Alondra was devoured on stardate 5371.3 (2269) by a vast, intelligent spaceborne entity known as the cosmic cloud,...

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Bezride
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An uninhabited world, one of the three known planets orbiting the star Pallas XIV. On stardate 5371.3 (2269) the Pallas XIV system was threatened with destruction by a vast, intelligent spaceborne...

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Cosmic Cloud
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A sentient, spaceborne entity that stretched across eight hundred thousand kilometers of space, with a width of about four hundred thousand kilometers. The creature's length measured roughly twice...

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Mantilles
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The most distant human colony in the United Federation of Planets as of 2269, the planet Mantilles is located in the Pallas XIV system and is home to some 82 million humans. When Mantilles was...

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One of Our Planets is Missing
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Starfleet Command dispatches the Enterprise to investigate the presence of an eight-hundred thousand kilometer-wide cosmic cloud, a bizarre mixture of matter and energy that has suddenly appeared...

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Pallas XIV system
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A distant solar system named after the German scientist Peter Simon Pallas (1741-1811), the Pallas XIV system is home to Mantilles, a Federation colony with a population of approximately 82...

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L-Langon Mountains
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A range of mountains located in the arid expanse of the desert known as Vulcan's Forge on the planet Vulcan. In this region of their homeworld, Vulcan children, including Spock, undertake the...

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Le-Matya
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This native animal to planet Vulcan is a large, mountain lion-like desert predator with a poisonous bite . It is capable of killing Vulcans and sehlats.

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Sehlat
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A large, bear-like animal native to Vulcan, sehlats typically possess six-inch fangs. Although sehlats can be ferocious in the wild, Vulcan families frequently domesticate them as pets. Spock had...

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ShiKahr
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A major city on the planet Vulcan, established during ancient, pre-Surak times. Located on the edge of the desert known as Vulcan's Forge, not far from the L-Langon Mountains, the city of ShiKahr...

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Vulcan's Forge
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An extremely arid, hazardous desert on the planet Vulcan, located near both the ancient Vulcan city of ShiKahr and the L-Langon Mountains. Although food and water resources are scarce on Vulcan's...

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Yesteryear
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Following a voyage back in time to observe the history of the Orion civilization, a team consisting of Kirk, Spock, and an historian named Erikson return to the year 2269 from the enigmatic time...

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5483
Lorelei Signal, The
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While on a mission to investigate a region of space in which starships have been disappearing at the rate of one every 27.346 years, the Enterprise is probed by a signal from the Taurean system...

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Taurean system
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A distant solar system containing at least two planets. The system's second planet superficially appears to be Class-M — habitable by humans and most humanoids — but which cannot...

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5499
Ambergris Element, The
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At the planet Argo, a team from the Enterprise takes an aquashuttle to the surface. The planet is almost completely covered in water due to earthquakes and other seismic phenomena, and the...

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Aquans
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The race of sentient humanoids living beneath the waters of the planet Argo are unknown to the Federation prior of 2269. When the crew of the U.S.S. Enterprise investigates the world, its officers...

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Argo
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The planet Argo was once a land planet, but by the year 2269, its surface is almost completely covered by water. The change was caused by violent seismic disturbances. On stardate 5499.9, an...

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Sur-Snake
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A large scarlet colored sea beast on the planet Argo, the sur-snake has four long tentacles ending in flippers, a pair of yellow eyes, a dorsal fin, and fangs. When a Federation aquashuttle is...

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Canopus III
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Canopus III is a desert-like Class-M planet. When Captain Kirk and his landing party are on Lactra VII in 2270 (stardate: 5501.2), they remark that some of the landscape — and the immense...

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Eye of the Beholder, The
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Orbiting the planet Lactra VII, the Enterprise is on a mission to investigate the fate of the S.S. Ariel and its six-member scientific crew, which have disappeared. A message from the ship's...

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Lactra VII
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A Class-M planet, Lactra VII has a blue-black atmosphere when seen from space. The surface has gravity and atmosphere that are "earth normal." The surface has been terraformed in a random pattern,...

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Lactrans
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Giant creatures that resemble slugs, the orange Lactrans each have individual reddish markings on their backs and faces. They have two yellow eyes and a trunk which ends with three grasping...

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Maravel Dragons
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A flying, screeching creature indigenous to Maravel, and apparently resistant to phaser fire. When Captain Kirk and his landing party are on Lactra VII in 2269 (stardate: 5501.2), Kirk remarks...

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Beyond the Farthest Star
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While the crew of the U.S.S. Enterprise is charting the space just beyond the edge of the galaxy, the starship becomes caught in the hypergravitational pull of the dead star known as Questar M-17....

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Edosian
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A tripodal, polytheistic race from the planet Edos. An Edosian has three legs, three arms, and three fingers on each hand and foot, with orange skin and a bony face. Lt. Arex is Edosian. Edosians...

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G-1 Star
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A yellow star of a size and luminosity comparable to Sol, the sun of Earth's solar system. A G-1 star lay a considerable distance away from the dead alien pod ship discovered by the crew of the...

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G-1 Star
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A yellow star of a size and luminosity comparable to Sol, the sun of Earth's solar system. A G-1 star lay a considerable distance away from the dead alien pod ship discovered by the crew of the...

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Magnetic Organism
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An intelligent, noncorporeal life form consisting of coherent magnetic fields, sometimes manifesting itself visually as a luminous green cloud. A malevolent magnetic organism inhabited the dead...

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Questar M-17
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A dark, dead star composed primarily of imploded matter, Questar M-17 possesses an extraordinarily powerful gravitational field. On stardate 5221.3 (2269), Questar M-17's deep gravity well pulled...

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Infinite Vulcan, The
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Near the edge of the galaxy, on the recently discovered planet Phylos, Captain Kirk leads a landing party in the exploration of a technologically advanced city that has been overrun with plant...

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Phylos
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A planet located near the edge of the galaxy, recently discovered by the United Federation of Planets as of 2269. Phylos is a world dominated by plant species rather than by animal life forms, and...

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Phylosians
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Sentient plant people native to the planet Phylos, the Phylosians of the twenty-third century are heirs to a civilization that is long past its prime — a civilization they wish to see...

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Swooper
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A large, ferocious, birdlike flying creature that is actually a motile plant, like much of the life on its native planet Phylos. Swoopers typically measure more than five meters in length, and...

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Arachna
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A large, bluish remnant of an ancient, burned-out supernova which the crew of the U.S.S. Enterprise was scanning and measuring on stardate 5577.3 (2269) just prior to encountering the Terratins.

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Cepheus
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A star located in the same sector as the burned-out star Arachna. The Cepheus system harbors only one small planet, whose human settlers came to know it as Terratin after they had settled there in...

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Gossamer Mice
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Test animals used in the medical laboratories of the U.S.S. Enterprise in 2269. Because these small, rodent-like extraterrestrial creatures are nearly transparent and are extremely sensitive to...

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Halo Fish
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Alien fish that bear a resemblance to terrestrial angelfish, except for the bright halo of multicolored light they emit. Because halo fish lose their colorful illumination in response to any...

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Terra Ten
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During the years immediately following Zefram Cochrane's first warp flight in 2063, several groups of human colonists struck out into the unknown reaches of interstellar space. A series of human...

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Terratin Incident, The
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A mysterious signal consisting of only one intelligible word — "terratin" — draws the Enterprise and her crew to the lone planet of the Cepheus system. While the Enterprise is orbiting...

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Terratins
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The descendants of the human settlers of the only planet orbiting the star Cepheus, the Terratins were shrunk to a few millimeters in height by the strange spiroid energy waves that suffuse the...

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Verdanis
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A class-M planet to which the crew of the U.S.S. Enterprise relocated the tiny inhabitants of Terratin, along with their Lilliputian city, when their adopted homeworld's geological instabilities...

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amusement park planet
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An uninhabited world in the Omicron Delta region, the amusement park planet was constructed long ago by a highly advanced alien race. Its purpose is to provide fun and recreation for...

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Once Upon a Planet
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The crew of the U.S.S. Enterprise is ready for some down time, and they head to the so-called "shore leave" amusement park planet in the Omicron Delta region. Dr. McCoy, along with Lieutenants...

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Pterodactyls
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Flying reptiles which existed from Earth's Triassic period to the end of the Cretaceous period, pterodactyls are properly called "pterosaurs." In 2269 (stardate 5143.3), when the starship...

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5683
Jihad, The
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The U.S.S. Enterprise has come to the Vedala asteroid on a unique mission, responding to a message from the Vedala that a threat to the universe is developing. Captain Kirk and Mr. Spock beam down...

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Mad Planet, The
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A blackened planet, the surface of which is criss-crossed with rivers of lava, and blue ice-like mountains. The planet is geologically unstable with constant earthquakes, gravitic shifts, volcanic...

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Skorr
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A race of avian creatures, the Skorr are a fierce and proud race who were once great warriors with advanced military technology and the ability to breed vast armies rapidly. According to Vulcan...

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Vedala
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According to Federation records, the Vedala are the oldest known spacefaring civilization. One representative of the Vedalan race is met in 2269 (stardate: 5683.1), by Captain Kirk and Mr. Spock....

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Capellan Power-Cat
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The fierce Capellan power-cat hails from the planet Capella IV. Untamable, it will discharge 2,000 volts of electricity if even touched by another creature. Only a hypo with tranquilizer at its...

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How Sharper Than a Serpent's Tooth
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In late 2270, the Enterprise is following a propulsion trail, hoping to learn the origins of an alien space probe which scanned Earth and sent signals out into space, then self-destructed. They...

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Beta Canopus
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A star system where the drug strobolin can be found. Strobolin, a naturally occurring substance in the Beta Canopus system, is the only cure for the disease choriocytosis, which is lethal to Vulcans.

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Pirates of Orion, The
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Her crew still recovering from a recent shipwide outbreak of choriocytosis, the Enterprise is en route to the dedication ceremonies for Deneb V's new Academy of Sciences. On the way, Commander...

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Amphion
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A newborn star (or "white hole") created by a nova explosion in the antimatter universe, Amphion is located in the same galactic position as the nova remnant Beta Niobe in our own positive-matter...

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antimatter universe
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An alternate universe in which antimatter dominates over positive matter, time runs in reverse, and black stars burn in the stark white depths of space (also referred to as the "negative...

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Arret
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A world in the antimatter universe located in the same galactic position as Earth's, visited by the crew of the U.S.S. Enterprise on stardate 6770.3. Because of the reversed direction of time in...

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Counter-Clock Incident, The
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The Enterprise is ferrying Commodore Robert April, the first commander of the U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701, and his wife, Dr. Sarah April (the ship's first chief medical officer), to the planetoid...

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Minara
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A star in the Milky Way Galaxy that went nova on Stardate 5121.5 (2268), destroying a system inhabited by four sentient species. One of those populations, that of Minara II, was saved by the...

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San Francisco Navy Yards
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Located on San Francisco's Mare Island, with additional starship assembly facilities located in Earth orbit, Starfleet's San Francisco Navy Yards is the site where the U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701...

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Bem
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The Enterprise is conducting planetary surveys with Commander Ari bn Bem, an observer from Pandro, a neutral world with which Starfleet and the Federation hope to establish diplomat relations;...

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Delta Theta III
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Class-M planet that is geologically younger than expected, given the age of its star. The planet is inhabited by aboriginal reptilian natives, watched over by a highly advanced noncorporeal...

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Eggling
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Because Pandronians are hatched from eggs, Commander Ari bn Bem compared himself to an "eggling" — a newly hatched Pandronian youngster — to express how humbled he felt on stardate...

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Pandro
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A neutral planet in the Garo VII system, Pandro is a world renowned for its inhabitants' highly advanced knowledge of medical science. Pandro is also home to a humanoid-appearing species...

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Pandronians
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A light-green-skinned race of humanoid-appearing creatures native to the planet Pandro. Unlike virtually all other known humanoid species, however, Pandronians are actually "colony creatures"...

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Qo'noS
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Native name for the Klingon homeworld, a planet of the star Klingon and the site of the Imperial Empire's capital First City. It is sometimes standardized as "Kronos." It includes a lone huge...

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Arias
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Namesake planet, star or other object of an expedition on which Captain Katherine Janeway once served Admiral Paris as science officer.

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Caldik Prime
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Site of a Starfleet facility with a hospital, where Lieutenant Paris was stationed when his court-martial offense occurred — as was the original CMO of Voyager.

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Caretaker, Part I
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In the late 24th century, a renegade group known as the Maquis operate outside the law to right what they see as Federation injustices. After infiltrating a Maquis cell to apprise Starfleet of the...

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Caretaker, Part II
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En route to the fifth planet of a neighboring system, Voyager's crew encounters Neelix, a Talaxian scavenger. He explains that the Array has been bringing ships into the region for many months....

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